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The very best internet optical illusions around: You won't believe your eyes
The very best internet optical illusions around: You won't believe your eyes By Adrian Willings

We've gathered together a collection of the best from around the internet. These will have you scratching your head and questioning your eyesight.... Read more

Adobe Photoshop for iPad is nearly here! How to sign up for the beta test
Adobe Photoshop for iPad is nearly here! How to sign up for the beta test By Maggie Tillman

For a long time now, Adobe has been working on a full-fledged version of Photoshop CC for iPad. And although it's still not ready for prime time, you can test it.... Read more

Best iPad apps: The ultimate guide
Best iPad apps: The ultimate guide By Maggie Tillman

These are the absolute best iPad apps available right now, from productivity apps to apps for traveling, reading, listening to music, and more. Read more

Adobe removes access to some older Creative Cloud apps
Adobe removes access to some older Creative Cloud apps By Dan Grabham

Remember how Creative Cloud was supposed to make life easier for Adobe users? Adobe has had to withdraw access to some old apps that use third-party bits... Read more

Here's why you need to update your WhatsApp app right now
Here's why you need to update your WhatsApp app right now By Cam Bunton

WhatsApp has discovered a major vulnerability in its app that allowed spyware to be installed on a user’s phone through a WhatsApp voice call.Having... Read more

Spotify is testing a new Snapchat Stories-like feature called Storyline
Spotify is testing a new Snapchat Stories-like feature called Storyline By Maggie Tillman

Whether you want it or not, it looks like Spotify is readying a Stories feature, though details about how it are still slim.... Read more

Apple's TV app explained: How does it work and where is it available?
Apple's TV app explained: How does it work and where is it available? By Stuart Miles

Apple's TV app has undergone a new transformation as the company gears up to launch its subscription service later this year.Ahead of the new roll out... Read more

The best Amazon UK Prime Day deals: When is Prime Day 2019?
The best Amazon UK Prime Day deals: When is Prime Day 2019? By Dan Grabham

Prime Day is coming! And we'll bring you all the best Prime Day UK deals right here.... Read more

eBay flash deal gives you 20 per cent saving with 89 retailers
eBay flash deal gives you 20 per cent saving with 89 retailers By Rik Henderson

Grab a bargain on eBay - here's how to get 20 per cent saving on goods.... Read more

Alexa for Windows 10: What you can and can't do with Alexa on the PC
Alexa for Windows 10: What you can and can't do with Alexa on the PC By Maggie Tillman

You can now use Alexa hands-free on your PC.... Read more

Ugh! Apple's 'new' Music app for Macs sounds an awful lot like iTunes
Ugh! Apple's 'new' Music app for Macs sounds an awful lot like iTunes By Maggie Tillman

Apple will supposedly separate iTunes in the upcoming MacOS 10.15 update, with new Music, Video, and Podcast apps, according to recent reports.... Read more

43 accidentally hilarious image searches
43 accidentally hilarious image searches By Adrian Willings

If you've ever needed to find a photo on the web, then you know how wonderful and powerful Google Image search can be.... Read more

How to get Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser for Mac now
How to get Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser for Mac now By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft announced its new Edge browser was coming to MacOS at Build 2019, and now, download links for the browser have appeared online.... Read more

Google I/O 2019: All the announcements that matter
Google I/O 2019: All the announcements that matter By Maggie Tillman

Google I/O reveals the latest from Google, including software features, AI, and hardware.... Read more

Google Duplex: How the incoming Google Assistant tech helps you do more
Google Duplex: How the incoming Google Assistant tech helps you do more By Dan Grabham

Since Google demonstrated its Google Duplex capability, the reaction has been overwhelmingly positive.... Read more

What is Google Maps AR navigation and how do you use it?
What is Google Maps AR navigation and how do you use it? By Chris Hall

Google Maps AR navigation was first demoed at Google I/O in 2018, getting a tease in early 2019, but still without a launch date.Google has just announced... Read more

How to get the Android Q beta on your phone right now
How to get the Android Q beta on your phone right now By Cam Bunton

Google has made the beta version of Android 10 Q available to download and install. Android Q's beta is here.  There are two different routes you can... Read more

Google's next-gen Assistant will be on-device, much faster and much more powerful
Google's next-gen Assistant will be on-device, much faster and much more powerful By Chris Hall

Google has shown off the next version of Google Assistant at Google I/O 2019, demonstrating what we can expect from the new experience.... Read more

New Deezer app is now cleaner, more colourful and friendlier on iOS,  Android and Windows
New Deezer app is now cleaner, more colourful and friendlier on iOS, Android and Windows By Rik Henderson

Deezer has undergone a major rebrand and redesign, with the company logo being changed and the app gaining a cleaner, clearer new look.... Read more

Microsoft Build 2019: All the announcements that matter
Microsoft Build 2019: All the announcements that matter By Maggie Tillman

Every year, Microsoft spends a couple days trying to bring developers and software engineers into its fold with a developer conference called Build.... Read more

Google's latest web experiment uses AI to turn your selfies into poetry
Google's latest web experiment uses AI to turn your selfies into poetry By Maggie Tillman

Google said this new web app is a collaboration between Google’s Arts & Culture Lab, a programmer named Ross Goodwin, and artist Es Devlin.... Read more

Google is enabling auto-delete options for its controversial location history data
Google is enabling auto-delete options for its controversial location history data By Chris Hall

Google Location History is one of the more controversial pieces of data gathering that Google does on you. If you've enabled the collection of this... Read more

Facebook F8 2019 event recap: All the announcements that matter
Facebook F8 2019 event recap: All the announcements that matter By Maggie Tillman

F8 is Facebook's annual developer conference - an event in which the social network announces plans for its key initiatives and updates to products.... Read more

Why Recoverit Data Recovery Software is the best option for you
Why Recoverit Data Recovery Software is the best option for you By Pocket-lint Promotion

There's nothing quite so stomach-churning as data loss. That's where Recoverit comes in.... Read more

Uber adds London public transport info to iOS and Android app
Uber adds London public transport info to iOS and Android app By Rik Henderson

Uber has added information on London transport options, including real-time schedules and pricing to its taxi-booking app for iPhone and Android.... Read more

Best iPad apps: The ultimate guide
Best iPad apps: The ultimate guide By Maggie Tillman

These are the absolute best iPad apps available right now, from productivity apps to apps for traveling, reading, listening to music, and more.... Read more

Spotify now has over 100 million users paying for premium
Spotify now has over 100 million users paying for premium By Dan Grabham

Spotify has announced that it now has over 100 million premium subscribers to its service. Presumably, these are a mixture of people paying the $9.99/£9.99... Read more

Apple responds to accusations that it deleted parental control iPhone apps
Apple responds to accusations that it deleted parental control iPhone apps By Rik Henderson

Apple has responded to accusations that it deleted several parental control applications from the iOS App Store because they compete with Screen Time.... Read more

What is Ed Balls Day and why is #EdBallsDay trending on Twitter?
What is Ed Balls Day and why is #EdBallsDay trending on Twitter? By Rik Henderson

You might have noticed a strange hashtag at the trending charts on Twitter today, at least in the UK. "#EdBallsDay" is riding strong with tens of thousands... Read more

How to find the Avengers Endgame Google Easter Egg
How to find the Avengers Endgame Google Easter Egg By Rik Henderson

Google has teamed with Marvel Studios to celebrate the launch of the movie by offering you the chance to see search results turn to dust.... Read more

Snapchat Bitmoji will soon be available to use in games
Snapchat Bitmoji will soon be available to use in games By Rik Henderson

Snapchat will soon release a Bitmoji for Games SDK that will enable developers to add Bitmoji avatars into their titles.... Read more

Amazon might launch a hi-def music streaming service by end of 2019
Amazon might launch a hi-def music streaming service by end of 2019 By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Amazon might be planning an aggressive assault on the Hi-Fi music streaming industry... Read more

Google brings its Fit fitness app to iOS with support for Apple Health
Google brings its Fit fitness app to iOS with support for Apple Health By Maggie Tillman

There are several fitness apps already available for the iPhone, but they often cost money to use. If you want a free one, try Google's new app.... Read more

Bonkers new WhatsApp screengrab blocking feature only works one way
Bonkers new WhatsApp screengrab blocking feature only works one way By Rik Henderson

WhatsApp is trialling a new feature on some Android handsets that allows you to restrict screengrabs of your personal chats.... Read more

What is two factor authentication and why should you use it? Plus how to enable for Apple, Google and more
What is two factor authentication and why should you use it? Plus how to enable for Apple, Google and more By Cam Bunton

How to enable two-factor authentication on all your favourite devices and services... Read more

How to find electric car charging points on Google Maps
How to find electric car charging points on Google Maps By Chris Hall

Google Maps has added the ability to find electric car charging locations... Read more

Bonkers new animals imagined with the power of Photoshop
Bonkers new animals imagined with the power of Photoshop By Adrian Willings

We love seeing the magical photos created by masters of Photoshop, we're sure you'll love these new hybrid animals too.... Read more

Snapchat's new Scan AR platform can solve math problems with your camera
Snapchat's new Scan AR platform can solve math problems with your camera By Maggie Tillman

Snapchat’s camera has officially morphed into an augmented reality platform - and it has so much potential for both Snap and its users.... Read more

Google adds bare-boned Reader mode to Chrome on desktop, try it now
Google adds bare-boned Reader mode to Chrome on desktop, try it now By Maggie Tillman

Google Chrome on the desktop is finally getting a Reader mode -- and you can already start testing it. Here's how.... Read more

Samsung's Galaxy S10 camera app adds a dedicated Bright Night mode
Samsung's Galaxy S10 camera app adds a dedicated Bright Night mode By Maggie Tillman

The new mode can be accessed by swiping, just like you'd find other camera modes like the Panorama, directly inside of the Samsung camera app.... Read more

BlackBerry to kill BBM messenger app in May, but enterprise version will live on
BlackBerry to kill BBM messenger app in May, but enterprise version will live on By Maggie Tillman

The consumer version of BBM is calling it a day - 13 years after it debuted on BlackBerry devices.... Read more

YouTube Music is now available free on Google Home speakers
YouTube Music is now available free on Google Home speakers By Dan Grabham

Google has given YouTube Music a leg up by making an ad-supported version free on all Google Home speakers.... Read more

Google and Amazon have made up - YouTube coming to Fire TV, Prime Video to Chromecast
Google and Amazon have made up - YouTube coming to Fire TV, Prime Video to Chromecast By Dan Grabham

Google and Amazon have buried the hatchet and will be putting each other's key streaming apps on their devices.... Read more

Porn sites will require age verification in the UK from 15 July
Porn sites will require age verification in the UK from 15 July By Dan Grabham

The long-rumoured 'porn block' will now come into force on 15 July for websites and apps, the UK Government has announced. After that date, you'll need... Read more

Fantastically geeky tattoos: Inspirational ink-work for your skin?
Fantastically geeky tattoos: Inspirational ink-work for your skin? By Adrian Willings

We've scoured the web to collect a gallery of some the most techno-nerdy-gadget-tastic tattoos in existence for you to enjoy.... Read more

This Amazon Music Unlimited deal is still on: Three months for free
This Amazon Music Unlimited deal is still on: Three months for free By Dan Grabham

Amazon is still offering a big discount on its Amazon Music Unlimited streaming service enabling you to get three months of music for free... Read more

How to enable Facebook Messenger's dark mode (no moon emoji required)
How to enable Facebook Messenger's dark mode (no moon emoji required) By Maggie Tillman

The feature was previously hidden. Users had to send a crescent moon emoji in order to activate it. But now they can enable it in settings.... Read more

Facebook might blend News Feed and Stories into new 'Story Feed' carousel
Facebook might blend News Feed and Stories into new 'Story Feed' carousel By Maggie Tillman

Facebook is testing a new feature that would completely change the way you view the News Feed and Facebook Stories.... Read more

UK data watchdog wants to make social media less addictive for under 18s
UK data watchdog wants to make social media less addictive for under 18s By Dan Grabham

Could under 18s soon be restricted in their social media use on services like Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat?... Read more

Microsoft on the defensive after hackers access Outlook emails
Microsoft on the defensive after hackers access Outlook emails By Dan Grabham

Hackers compromised some Outlook email accounts to the extent that they were even able to read user emails.The number of accounts is described as 'limited'... Read more

Amazon set to launch ad-supported free Music Unlimited tier
Amazon set to launch ad-supported free Music Unlimited tier By Cam Bunton

According to an exclusive report from Billboard, Amazon is due to launch a new free tier to its current music streaming service.... Read more

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